My original intent was to publish a post with videos of actual Vietnam War footage that included popular tunes from groups at the time.  However, as a result of my post last week (35 tunes from the Vietnam War Era) many of you suggested tunes that were not included in either post, in fact, some of those listed were new to me. I collected all the recommended titles and artist names from the comment section of the previous post and also from my FB groups. So, a 19 video post has now evolved into 45.

I do have other video collections on this website – I’ve included the links at the bottom of this article. The suggested additions may or may not include footage from the war. However, where possible, I did look for them. Besides, I believe that most of you will sit back and close your eyes anyway and just bask in the sounds. This has turned out to be quite a collection. Enjoy!

Allman Brothers Band – The Midnight Rider

Barry McGuire – Eve of Destruction

Black Sabbath – Paranoid

Led Zeppelin – Stairway to Heaven 

Smokey Robinson & the Miracles- Tracks of my Tears

The Doors – Break on Through

Chamber Brothers – Time has come Today

The Animals – When I was Young

Moody Blues – Nights in White Satin

The Animals – Please don’t let me be Misunderstood

The Doors – Light my Fire

The Hollies – He ain’t Heavy He’s my Brother

The Doors – Riders on the Storm

John Lennon – Give Peace a Chance

The Zombies – It’s the Time of the Season

Edwin Starr – War

Martha and the Vandellas – Nowhere to Run

Arthur Brown – Fire

Billy Joel – Good Night Saigon 

Rolling Stones – Paint it Black  

CCR – Fortunate Son  

 Fred Payne – Bring the Boys Home 

Country Joe & the Fish – Vietnam Experience  

 Elton John – Daniel 

Big Rich – 8th of November 

Bob Dylan – Subterranean Homesick Blues 

Steve Earle – Copperhead Road 

Bruce Springsteen – Born in the USA 

Johnny Wright – Hello Vietnam

Porter Wagoner – Green Green Grass of Home  

CCR – Proud Mary

Tiffany Bollin – Thank God the War is Over 

Kenny Rogers – Ruby Don’t take your Love to Town 

Buffalo Springfield – For What it’s Worth  

Arlo Guthrie – Alices Restaurant  

Phil Ochs – Draft Dodger Rag 

The Players – He’ll be Back 

John Prine – Sam Stone 

Mama’s & Papa’s – California Dreamin’  

Scott Mackenzie – San Francisco  

The Boxtops – The Letter  

Bob Dylan – Times they are a-Changin’  

Black Sabbath – War Pigs  

Vanilla Fudge – You keep Me Hangin On

The Doors – The End


Additional music videos on this website: (If you plan to review the four pages below, I would suggest that when finishing a page, use the “back” arrow to return here to choose your next link)

Here is the link to my collection of Vietnam War Videos:

Earlier article with thirty-five videos of songs about the Vietnam Era:

More music videos during the Vietnam War Era:

Ten American patriotic songs:

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